Tag Archives: WrestleMania
WWE sent out the following: HIGHEST GROSSING WRESTLEMANIA® EVER STAMFORD, Conn., April 25, 2013 – WWE® (NYSE:WWE) today announced that WrestleMania 29, held Sunday, April 7 at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, grossed in excess of $72 million, the highest grossing event in WWE history. In addition, WrestleMania 29 will once again exceed 1 million Continue Reading »
According to a report from PWInsider.com, the following are confirmed dates and locations for the 2014 WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view and 2014 WWE Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. January 26th, 2014 – WWE Royal Rumble in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania February 23rd, 2014 – WWE Elimination Chamber in Minneapolis, Minnesota. There will be no pay-per-view event in March, as Continue Reading »
Former WWE Champion The Rock spoke to Hot 97′s Peter Rosenberg to discuss his upcoming reality series, The Hero. During the interview, The Rock admitted that his match with John Cena at WrestleMania 29 may have been his last. Rock was asked if his match against John Cena at WrestleMania 29 was his last, Rock Continue Reading »
Speaking through his official Twitter account, former WWE Champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson confirmed today that he will need surgery to repair his abdominal injury that he suffered at WrestleMania 29 against John Cena back on April 7th. Saw my Dr who had to push my intestines back thru the tear in my abdomen. Kinda Continue Reading »
In an interview in the May 2013 issue of WWE Magazine, WWE superstar Ryback noted that one of his goals is to face off against The Undertaker at WrestleMania before Taker calls an end to his career “For [The Undertaker] to be able to last this long in a business where you see the roster Continue Reading »
Speaking through his official Twitter account, former WWE Champion The Rock noted that he would begin physical therapy tomorrow for injuries suffered in his match against John Cena at WrestleMania 29. Injury update: Physical therapy starts tomorrow. Hardcore training starts today. Thank U guys for the love. 5 weeks out..#RoadToHercules — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) April Continue Reading »
In an interview with the Nick Buzzelli show, WWE Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino commented on reuniting with WWE’s Vince McMahon prior to the WWE Hall of Fame on WrestleMania weekend, the discussion he had with Vince, the WWE changing the product from the Attitude Era style that Bruno wasn’t a fan of to what Continue Reading »
In an update on CM Punk’s injury status, the former WWE Champion has been pulled from televised events and house show events until he fully heals, which is part of the reason that the company has decided to utilize Brock Lesnar and The Undertaker on television, this according to a report from PWInsider.com. The report Continue Reading »
Speaking through their official Twitter account, WWE noted that Triple H had an MRI scan on Monday to rule out a scaphoid fracture in his left wrist that the company feared he may have suffered during his No Holds Barred match at WrestleMania 29 against Brock Lesnar. Possible reason @tripleh was late for #Raw. Ruling Continue Reading »
WWE sent out the following: WWE Raises More Than $500,000 For Hurricane Sandy Relief STAMFORD, Conn., April 15, 2013 – WWE today announced that Superstars for Sandy Relief, the largest ever global online auction to benefit Hurricane Sandy relief efforts in New York and New Jersey, has raised $524,742. As part of WrestleMania® Week activities Continue Reading »
Speaking through his official Twitter account, former WWE Champion The Rock noted that he will not be undergoing surgery to reattach the torn tendons to his pelvis that he suffered during his match against John Cena at WrestleMania 29 and is now preparing to shoot Hercules. Injury update: Dr’s & I elected not to reattach Continue Reading »
Brian Soscia sent out the following: Brian Soscia sat down with the rarely interviewed Hornswoggle just before WrestleMania 29. They talked about Swoggle’s love of the Muppets and all of his Muppet tattoos. They also got into his love of video games, who cheats when playing video games, shirtless Adam Lavine. What made him a Continue Reading »
WWE sent out the following: P. Diddy, Snooki, Judah Friedlander and Michelle Beadle reflect on their WrestleMania experience.
WWE sent out the following: Longtime WWE Time Keeper and WrestleMania crew veteran Mark Yeaton discusses what WrestleMania moments stick out in his mind.
Speaking through his official Twitter account, former WWE Champion The Rock noted that he is back in training following his injuries suffered at WrestleMania 29. As previously noted on the website, The Rock stated on his account that he tore his abdomen & adductor muscles off the bone. My dr’s said that starting back training Continue Reading »
WWE wrestler Jack Swagger (real name Jake Hager) is set for trial on June 25 related to his arrest for driving under the influence, speeding, and possession of marijuana, reports the Sun Herald newspaper. WWE has yet to formally address Hager’s arrest, which occurred on February 19 following a Smackdown TV taping in Biloxi, Mississippi. Continue Reading »
Former WWE champion The Rock tweeted more details on his reported abdominal tear injury today. Rock reportedly sustained the injury mid-way through the WrestleMania main event against John Cena. Rock posted a photo of him delivering Rock Bottom to Cena on his Instagram account with an accompanying tweet reading: “My ‘Hmm.. I think I just Continue Reading »
WWE Superstar Triple H today revealed on Twitter that he suffered second-degree burns when his custom entrance at WrestleMania malfunctioned and sprayed him with dry ice. Hunter entered his match with Brock Lesnar using the same custom staging as at WrestleMania 28, only this year a very visible cloud of white fluid was sprayed onto Continue Reading »
Following on from the pre-show and post-game shows that the company produced with Scott Stanford, Jim Ross, Kofi Kingston and Dusty Rhodes at WrestleMania 29, there are plans in the WWE to continue that as part of every pay-per-view event going forward. As of writing, it is unknown as to whether that will mean an Continue Reading »
In an interview with HollywoodLife.com, WWE Champion John Cena noted that he went into Sunday’s WWE WrestleMania 29 pay-per-view event with a broken thumb, as well as a case of food poisoning that he suffered on the Wednesday prior to the event.